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Photos of award winners
The inaugural WIN DRR Leadership Awards have been granted to Ms. Vasiti Soko, Director of the National Disaster Management Office in Fiji, and Dr. Nuraini Rahma Hanifa, an earthquake scientist who founded U-INSPIRE Alliance
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Asia and Pacific
First page of "Women’s resilience to disasters programme in the Pacific"
2021
This brief describes the Women’s Resilience to Disasters (WRD) programme. The programme proposes a comprehensive package to strengthen the resilience of women and girls.
United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women
Cover and title of publication
2021
Disastrous events are often proclaimed as a Black Swan—an unlikely and unexpected occurrence, but a closer study often reveals them to be Black Elephants—hazards that are known and understood but not addressed.
Nature Publishing Group

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